Visiting Black-Owned Austin

Explore Austin's Black History & Culture

Austin has a long and storied history. Although many narratives have excluded the contributions of Black Austinites from the city's history, Austin's Black and African American community have played an integral part in every major accomplishment and landmark in its 200 year recorded history. There are tons of ways to experience Austin's Black history and support the city's BIPOC business owners, chefs, artists and musicians during your visit.

Take time to get to know the people and the stories behind the legacy during your visit to Austin. Not sure where to start? Check out the resources below to learn more and plan your visit.